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Podcast 66 - Museums, part 2: Disasters and Historical Events

February 26, 2019

Sara Cochran and Jean Wilcox Hibben discuss museums dealing with specific historical events, including disasters - general and specific. The second half (available only with the premium subscription) includes even more specific detail on particular events - notably: floods, shipwrecks, train wrecks, and fires.

Information on resources used to compile these facts is located on the blog post for this same date, 26 February 2019 - check 

Above photo is of a museum in New York and an old fire engine on display there. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, copyright 1934 by Samuel Herman Gottscho, 1875-1971, photographer.